PGi’s GlobalMeet integrates with Skype for Business Server

PGi’s GlobalMeet integrates with Skype for Business Server
By Elizabeth Robinson | 15 December 2017

Conferencing solution allows workers inside and outside of an enterprise to join virtual meetings 

Callcredit uses artificial intelligence to catch fraudsters

Callcredit uses artificial intelligence to catch fraudsters
By Elizabeth Robinson | 14 December 2017

Azure Machine Learning makes it easier to spot false loan applications and protect consumers

Ransomware: strategies for effective protection

Ransomware: strategies for effective protection
By Guest | 13 December 2017

Ransomware is one of the fastest-growing threats in the cybersecurity landscape. Vitaly Plitchenko from Apriorit outlines the need for next-generation threat hunting solutions

Vitaly Plitchenko from Apriorit outlines the need for next-generation threat hunting solutions

CognitiveScale to deliver AI for financial services on Microsoft Azure

CognitiveScale to deliver AI for financial services on Microsoft Azure
By Elizabeth Robinson | 13 December 2017

Collaboration with Microsoft designed to transform front and back office operations

What to expect at ARC's Sixteenth India Forum?

What to expect at ARC's Sixteenth India Forum?
By Rebecca Gibson | 12 December 2017

5-6 July 2018; Bangalore, India

Event will explore how process and discrete industries can digitise factories, cities and infrastructure

Microsoft brings new Skype desktop features to Windows 10 PCs

Microsoft brings new Skype desktop features to Windows 10 PCs
By Elizabeth Robinson | 12 December 2017

Update includes an improved search function and the return of personal statuses 

Gartner predicts security spending will reach US$96 billion in 2018

Gartner predicts security spending will reach US$96 billion in 2018
By Elizabeth Robinson | 11 December 2017

Cyberattacks and data breaches mean organisations are investing in safety

Why multichannel will be key to retail success this Christmas

Why multichannel will be key to retail success this Christmas
By Guest | 11 December 2017

Cybertill’s IanTomlinson says an all-round brand experience will be crucial 

Microsoft releases Simplygon Cloud solution for mixed reality development

Microsoft releases Simplygon Cloud solution for mixed reality development
By Elizabeth Robinson | 08 December 2017

Solution will reduce the complexity of creating 3D models 


The top game-changing data trends for 2018

The top game-changing data trends for 2018
By Lindsay James | 08 December 2017

According to Infogix, the convergence of data management tech will be key in the year to come

Q&A: Adacta’s Matej Pfajfar on the future of insurance

Q&A: Adacta’s Matej Pfajfar on the future of insurance
By Elizabeth Robinson | 07 December 2017

Executive director discusses product strategy, digital disruption and Telematics

IRX to provide retailers with platform for accelerating innovation

IRX to provide retailers with platform for accelerating innovation
By Rebecca Gibson | 07 December 2017

21-22 March 2018; Birmingham, UK

UK-based event will focus on onminchannel, multichannel, payments, in-store technology and more

Microsoft previews new collaborative whiteboard app

Microsoft previews new collaborative whiteboard app
By Lindsay James | 07 December 2017

The freeform digital canvas is designed to bring people, ideas and content together

Office 365 Advanced Threat Protection now available

Office 365 Advanced Threat Protection now available
By Elizabeth Robinson | 07 December 2017

Solution will provide users with protection against unknown malware and viruses

What can be done to transform pharma operations?

What can be done to transform pharma operations?
By Guest | 07 December 2017

Digitising supply chains with modular platforms like AX for Pharma can help pharmaceutical companies improve their operational performance, explains Massimo Crudeli, senior manager and solution architect at AX for Pharma

Massimo Crudeli explains how AX for Pharma helps pharma companies improve performance

 

 

49% customers concerned about data privacy, Accenture study finds

49% customers concerned about data privacy, Accenture study finds
By Elizabeth Robinson | 06 December 2017

Digital trust remains a critical barrier to enabling hyper-relevant experiences

How Syngenta is turning data into insight

How Syngenta is turning data into insight
By Sean Dudley | 06 December 2017

Global agribusiness adopts OSIsoft’s PI System to better access data and enhance the company’s operations

The global agribusiness has adopted OSIsoft’s PI System to enhance operations

Speakers confirmed for Smart Manufacturing Leaders Summit

Speakers confirmed for Smart Manufacturing Leaders Summit
By Elizabeth Robinson | 05 December 2017

Representatives from Mars, Heineken, Siemens and more will discuss innovation

Choosing the right approach to enterprise security

Choosing the right approach to enterprise security
By Guest | 05 December 2017

DXC Technology highlights the factors organisations must consider to ensure their data and IT systems are protected against cyberattacks

DXC Technology highlights the factors organisations must consider to ensure data is protected 

Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2018 now available to customers and partners

Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2018 now available to customers and partners
By Elizabeth Robinson | 04 December 2017

Solution will help organisations improve efficiency and streamline business processes

How to leverage the power of open-source platforms

How to leverage the power of open-source platforms
By Guest | 04 December 2017

Ann Hatchell from Amdocs explains how open-source technology helps the telecommunications industry to accelerate and standardise network virtualisation

Ann Hatchell from Amdocs explains how open-source technology helps the telecommunications industry 

The importance of planning ahead for retail success

The importance of planning ahead for retail success
By Rebecca Gibson | 04 December 2017

Microsoft’s ShiSh Shridhar explains how analytics, machine learning and artificial intelligence empower retailers to accurately predict hyper-local demand for products

Microsoft’s ShiSh Shridhar explains how analytics, machine learning and AI empower retailers

Carlsberg trials Microsoft AI technology in ‘Beer Fingerprinting Project’

Carlsberg trials Microsoft AI technology in ‘Beer Fingerprinting Project’
By Lindsay James | 01 December 2017

The manufacturer is exploring the use of intelligent sensors to detect flavours and aromas 

A last-minute checklist for a successful Christmas campaign

A last-minute checklist for a successful Christmas campaign
By Guest | 01 December 2017

Swee Huang Hustedt-Teo from Ingenious Technologies offers some advice for retailers

Swee Huang Hustedt-Teo from Ingenious Technologies offers some advice for retailers 

Upgrading to Microsoft Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations

Upgrading to Microsoft Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations
By Guest | 01 December 2017

Nigel Cox from enVista explains how a lean operational and technical value assessment can help companies to determine where and how to make improvements that drive results

Nigel Cox from enVista explains how a lean operational assessment can assist companies 

 

 

UC EXPO 2018 to focus on unified communications and collaboration

UC EXPO 2018 to focus on unified communications and collaboration
By Rebecca Gibson | 30 November 2017

16-17 May 2018; ExCeL London, UK

Delegates to explore the solutions that provide ways of delivering, managing and supporting communication

What all global organisations need to know about GDPR

What all global organisations need to know about GDPR
By Lindsay James | 30 November 2017

Microsoft’s Jean-Philippe Courtois outlines the impact of the upcoming regulation 

Detego launches mobile, chatbot and AI solutions for retailers

Detego launches mobile, chatbot and AI solutions for retailers
By Elizabeth Robinson | 30 November 2017

Hosted on Azure, the technologies will be showcased at NRF in January 2018

ARC Advisory Group’s 22nd Annual Industry Forum

ARC Advisory Group’s 22nd Annual Industry Forum
By Rebecca Gibson | 29 November 2017

12-15 February 2018; Orlando, Florida

The event will explore how technologies can be used to digitise factories, cities and infrastructure

Why should retailers and brands attend NRF 2018?

Why should retailers and brands attend NRF 2018?
By Rebecca Gibson | 29 November 2017

14-16 January 2018; Jacob K Javits Convention Center, New York City, US

Experts will share strategies that will help retailers to transform their business and meet market needs

Microsoft launches Azure Location Based Services

Microsoft launches Azure Location Based Services
By Elizabeth Robinson | 29 November 2017

New geographical capabilities enable solutions in areas such as asset tracking and fleet management

Microsoft and SAP offer digital transformation pathway

Microsoft and SAP offer digital transformation pathway
By Elizabeth Robinson | 28 November 2017

Companies to provide joint offerings to drive business innovation in cloud 

How Nettitude's security operations centre can predict cyberattacks

How Nettitude's security operations centre can predict cyberattacks
By Guest | 27 November 2017

Security operations centres (SOCs) can be divided into two categories of operation. Reactive capability, where the SOC purely reacts, and proactive capability, where the SOC has a proactive approach to identifying threats. Nettitude’s SOC harnesses both reactive and proactive approaches, and also benefits from additional insight through machine learning. Rowland Johnson explains

Rowland Johnson explains the benefits of a reactive and proactive approach 

What will the telco of the future look like?

What will the telco of the future look like?
By Lindsay James | 27 November 2017

Providing a high-quality network is a prerequisite for today’s telco companies who are increasingly having to expand their offering in order to differentiate themselves in the market

Connectivity-first has always been the mantra of telco companies, but this is no longer enough

SignUp Software signs deal with SK Global

SignUp Software signs deal with SK Global
By Lindsay James | 24 November 2017

Partnership will result in a strengthened Dynamics offering for North American customers

Microsoft partners with Econocom and Bechtle to distribute HoloLens

Microsoft partners with Econocom and Bechtle to distribute HoloLens
By Elizabeth Robinson | 24 November 2017

Firms will deliver mixed reality tech solutions to corporate customers

How SaaS is transforming the insurance industry

How SaaS is transforming the insurance industry
By Guest | 24 November 2017

Software as a service (SaaS) and the cloud have become essential components to grow a business in the digital environment. Patrick Ashton, managing executive of Cirrus, a subsidiary of the SilverBridge Group, believes that insurers across Africa will significantly benefit from this shift in approach.

Patrick Ashton of Cirrus explains the advantages of software as a service and the cloud 

Microsoft welcomes UK government’s plans for education

Microsoft welcomes UK government’s plans for education
By Elizabeth Robinson | 23 November 2017

Chancellor commits to tripling number of computer science teachers

The quest for organisations to become data driven

The quest for organisations to become data driven
By Guest | 23 November 2017

Alister Esam from eShare explains where organisations are going wrong when it comes to unlocking the potential of data

eShare's Alister Esam says many organisations are failing to unlock the potential of data

Object Theory releases collaboration app for Microsoft HoloLens

Object Theory releases collaboration app for Microsoft HoloLens
By Lindsay James | 22 November 2017

The technology is being used by enterprise customers in custom application development projects 

CIF finds 40% of UK public sector organisations are lacking digital skills

CIF finds 40% of UK public sector organisations are lacking digital skills
By Rebecca Gibson | 21 November 2017

Reports says UK government must develop expertise to digitise the services it delivers to citizens

French city of Rennes to digitalise urban planning with Dassault Systèmes

French city of Rennes to digitalise urban planning with Dassault Systèmes
By Sean Dudley | 21 November 2017

Officials, residents and businesses will have access to virtual model via 3DEXPERIENCity digital environment

Deloitte says 85% of UK companies will invest in AI and IoT by 2020

Deloitte says 85% of UK companies will invest in AI and IoT by 2020
By Rebecca Gibson | 21 November 2017

More than half of survey respondents expect to invest over £10 million in digital technologies 

The misconceptions of public cloud security

The misconceptions of public cloud security
By Guest | 21 November 2017

Chris Hill from the EMEA region at Barracuda explains how organisations across the globe are waking up to the transformative possibilities offered by the public cloud. But success hinges on a number of security considerations

Chris Hill from Barracuda explains how organisations use the public cloud

TimeFleX to launch new meeting module and NFC door panels

TimeFleX to launch new meeting module and NFC door panels
By Rebecca Gibson | 20 November 2017

New updates to group calendar software will make it easier to organise team meetings

ARC European Industry Forum to focus on digitising industries and cities

ARC European Industry Forum to focus on digitising industries and cities
By Rebecca Gibson | 20 November 2017

15-16 May 2018; Hotel Meliã Sitges, Barcelona, Spain

Sessions will focus on manufacturing, industrial internet of things, artificial intelligence and more

Microsoft helps UK educators prepare for GDPR

Microsoft helps UK educators prepare for GDPR
By Elizabeth Robinson | 20 November 2017

Data privacy session included within recent E2 Education Exchange regional conference

Education leaders in Asia say they need to be digital to grow

Education leaders in Asia say they need to be digital to grow
By Elizabeth Robinson | 17 November 2017

Only 23% have full digital strategy in place, according to Microsoft Asia Digital Transformation Study


Cybersecurity via blockchain: the pros and cons

Cybersecurity via blockchain: the pros and cons
By Guest | 17 November 2017

When cyberattacks can shut down entire networks, it’s important to develop an effective solution to protect data against unauthorised access and tampering. Fortunately, blockchain technology offers an innovative approach to data security that has successfully withstood the fiercest cyberattacks for more than eight years. Anna Bryk, market research specialist at Apriorit, tells us more

Anna Bryk from Apriorit says blockchain is a potentially effective tool in the defence of confidential information 

Calidus adopts Dassault Systèmes’ 3DEXPERIENCE platform

Calidus adopts Dassault Systèmes’ 3DEXPERIENCE platform
By Elizabeth Robinson | 16 November 2017

Solution allows first military light attack aircraft to be made in UAE